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Thu Jul 17

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katiewa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:45 AM

Re: Where to invest next?

As a parent with, as of this fall, 2 kids in college (one out-of-state, one out-of-country), you probably need to beef up your 529 plans. Non-need-based scholarships are largely (not entirely) a thing of the past, and I would hazard a guess that you [more]

Tue Jul 15

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katiewa replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 10:29 PM

Re: Broken Sewer pipe?

I thought the tree guys had agreed to send the camera through the pipe? Take a bunch of pictures, document everything, and be prepared to send a complaint packet in to whomever regulates tree removal folks in your state. Should be able to find [more]

Sun Jul 6

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katiewa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 5:04 PM

Re: 'American Dream' possible for only Top 12% o

I just wish my flip phone would flip a bit more like a communicator! Opening it one-handed is a pain.

Kathleen

Wed May 28

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katiewa replied to the Teachers board. 9:52 AM

Re: Great teaching story

Our 5th graders do a similar week-in-Yellowstone each year. Each class has a different time slot, including winter. It's a huge hit with everyone in our valley.

Kathleen

Thu May 15

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katiewa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:10 AM

Re: Most People In World Can't Manage Money

Here, the calculation would have been 3 x 4 = 12, and there would have been no opening for a mistake in counting.

However, there is plenty of room for error in pressing the "+" key instead of the "*" key, etc. If [more]

Tue May 13

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katiewa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:16 AM

Re: Most People In World Can't Manage Money

Please see Appendix A.2, page 16, in http://cue.caltech.edu/documents/22-core_with_tables_appendi.... And while yes, everyone must take Math 1a, not everyone is [more]

Mon May 12

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katiewa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 7:33 PM

Re: Most People In World Can't Manage Money

Insane how they thought all they needed to know was what button to push on a calculator.

Oh my goodness--YES!! In trying to find out more about what's happening to kids in STEM programs in college, I wrote to several universities [more]

Thu Apr 24

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katiewa replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 3:19 AM

Re: Remember How I Was Saying Seattle Is Insane.

For our side (west side) of the Tetons, this is $459K: http://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-detail/4143-Los-Pi... Plenty of similar [more]

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